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Harris Avenue Cafe

Harris Avenue, Bellingham, WA 98225
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Ranked #69 of 388 restaurants in Bellingham
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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English first
Bellingham, Washington
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Always bustling on Sunday morning. Their corn pancakes a favorite of ours. An old building on a key corner in Fairhaven. Truly an institution.

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Ferndale, Washington
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58 reviews 58 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

A friend likes this place, so I went along for the fourth times. We always order breakfast/brunch. I ordered 1 egg (cage-free $.25 extra), over easy, fried potatoes a choice of toast from various kinds of bread comes with it $4.25. My friends always ordered some sort of omelet, potatoes and toast come with it and the other always ordered... More

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41 reviews 41 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013 via mobile

Went to breakfast with friends I had the eggs Benedict. They were very good, a lot of food. Nice atmosphere and reasonably priced. I would go again!!

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Vancouver
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30 reviews 30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

We came here on a recommendation of friends and the reviews looked promising. It is a small cafe, so you are in close quarters. You have to wait for a table (20 min). The waitresses are friendly and attentive. We met with relatives who also said they enjoyed it in the past. I like breakfast and to make a good... More

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Gig Harbor, Washington
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49 reviews 49 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013 via mobile

We had a nice meal this morning before leaving Fairhaven district. The Texas Taters I had was a excellent and unique mix of potatoes, sausage and other spices. All in all a very enyosble meal for everyone in the family.

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Vancouver, Canada
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

We are frequent travelers to the Northern Washington area and we have been eating breakfast at a few cafes and restaurants between Bellingham and Seattle but this place is by far one of the best breakfast places in the zone. My favorite is Huevos Laredos with the chorizo sausage. It's a flavorful Mexican omelet with sour cream and guacamole on... More

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Abbotsford, Canada
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202 restaurant reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

My husband had tried this place for breakfast a few months ago and he said it was very good. I certainly disagree based on my experience. I didn't see much on their menu that appealed to me so I ordered a small glass of orange juice and 1 egg with sausage, potatoes and English muffin. The best part of my... More

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New York, NY
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126 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013

Down-home cooking at its best. Very popular with locals and visitors so get there early. Had an outstanding mushroom omelet with drop-dead delicious hash browns. Loved it!

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Canada
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245 reviews 245 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
260 helpful votes 260 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2013 via mobile

Friendly waitress, amazing OJ and tasty food! Great menu options especially for breakfast and it's such a cute old fashioned cozy restaurant. Would definitely come back to this restaurant in Fairhaven next time I'm in Bellingham for the friendly service, cheap prices and decent food.

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Burnaby
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21 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2013

We left early from an excellent long weekend heading north back into Canada from Port Townsend WA. Not having breakfast with the plan of finding something down the road. We found Harris Avenue Cafe; from the outside looking in it looked promising, lots of people inside. One vegetarian and two non vegetarians sometimes poses a problem. The menu was excellent... More

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